The Seven Sins of Memory: How the Mind Forgets and Remembers
Total CE Credit Hours: 9
Course Info URL: http://www.ce-credit.com/courses/10016
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To complete this course for credit, your exam must be successfully completed by Sep 30, 2019.
About the Course:
A ground breaking work by one of the world’s foremost memory experts. In this intriguing study, Dr. Schacter explores the memory miscues that occur in every day life: absent-mindedness, transience, blocking, misattribution, suggestibility, bias, and persistence. Schacter illustrates these concepts with vivid examples – case studies, literary excerpts, and experimental evidence. This book gives a glimpse of the fascinating neurology of memory. Together, the stories and the scientific results provide a new look at our brains and at what we more generally think of as our minds.
to understand the causes and consequences of memorie’s imperfections.
to explain the seven fundemental categories of memory distortions.
to explore recent breakthroughs in neuro science which help illuminate the basis of memory errors.
to understand the adaptive properties of memory errors.
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